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'''Murray Leinster''' (June 16, 1896 – June 8, 1975) was a nom de plume
of '''William Fitzgerald Jenkins''', an award-winning American List of science fiction authors|writer of science fiction
and alternate history (fiction)|alternate history
. He wrote and published more than 1,500 short stories and articles, 14 movie scripts, and hundreds of radio scripts and television plays.